Month: May 2016
Blessings come to us in many forms and from many sources. Each person who walks through the door of our congregation is a blessing. New people in our community are a special blessing. Each person in our community brings wonderful gifts as well as needs.
Moving on … read more.
In February I wrote to President Obama and asked him to reject plans to produce the new air-dropped nuclear cruise missile, remove warheads from a hair-trigger “launch on warning” status, renounce the policy that currently allows the U.S. to strike first with nuclear warheads, and … read more.
April 12, 2016
MEMORANDUM FOR Commander in Chief, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania
Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20500 ‘
THRU U.S. Army Human Resources Command, ATTN: AHRC-OPL-P, 1600 Spearhead Division Ave, Ft Knox, KY 40122
SUBJECT: Resignation in Protest
Dear Mr. President:
I hereby resign my commission … read more.
Chaplain resigns via letter to Obama, rips drone policy
In 2012, a Veterans Day sermon posted online by then-Chaplain (1st Lt.) Chris Antal that said the U.S. had “condoned extrajudicial assassinations,” among other controversial … read more.
Army chaplain resigns, calling Obama’s drone program ‘unaccountable killing’ in public letter
A Unitarian Universal reverend resigned from his post as an Army chaplain over his refusal to support Obama’s drone program … read more.
US Army Chaplain Resigns in Protest Over Drones, ‘Policy of Unaccountable Killing’
“I resign because I refuse to support U.S. policy of preventive war, permanent military supremacy and global power projection. ”
US Army Chaplain Submits Resignation Over Drone Warfare
Christopher Antal (Photo: Courtesy Christopher Antal)
May 12, 2016 | by Bryant Jordan
As a young adult I attended art college in Providence, Rhode Island. I went to art college because I was confused and lost and more at ease turning inward than trying to make my way in a world that seemed all too materialistic for me. … read more.